People mover News
2023 Toyota HiAce and Granvia price and specs: Does the Ford Transit Custom and Hyundai Staria have anything to be worried about?
Toyota Australia has rolled out changes to its HiAce commercial van and related Granvia people mover for 2023.According to the brand, "the upgrades reflect Toyota's commitment to continuously ...Read more
Will Mini abandon go-kart feel and driver engagement for self-driving tech? Designer outlines future that could change the look of iconic brand
The Mini brand is known for many things - the diminutive size of its models, the so-called 'go-kart feel' of the driving dynamics, and the unmistakable design.But what if all of these elements were ...Read more
Maxing out Mini! Will the Mini line-up expand to include large SUVs, and will the tiny Rocketman concept finally go into production?
Exactly how big can the Mini brand get? Should Mini stay mini, or could we see large SUVs wearing the Mini badge in the near future?The BMW-owned brand is at a crossroads. Read more
A mini Staria! 2023 Hyundai Stargazer aims high as the newest pint-sized people mover from Korea, but will it come to Australia?
Hyundai has revealed a new sub-Staria people mover for international markets called the Stargazer, but don't expect the futuristic seven-seater to grace Australian showrooms.The brand's local ...Read more
Kia Carnival? Honda Odyssey? Nah, the LDV MIFA 9 could be Australia's first all-electric people mover!
Chinese auto giant SAIC has officially confirmed that it will bring its Maxus MIFA 9 all-electric people mover to the United Kingdom – and it’s a model that the company’s local ...Read more
Always late to the job site? Ford's Pro Electric SuperVan or the Volkswagen ID Buzz GTX could make deliveries a lot quicker
The humble delivery van is an essential tool of trade for many workers around the world.But what if the daily grind of ferrying goods from A to B could be done a lot faster?Ford, and a few other ...Read more
Want to buy a new Hyundai right now? Only TWO models have a wait time of less than three months
Nearly every single one of Hyundai Australia's models have a wait time exceeding three months, according to information passed onto local dealers and obtained by CarsGuide.But buyers not waiting to ...Read more
Where's the choice? From Australian Holden and Ford Falcon ute legends to the likes of the Honda Accord Euro and Toyota Tarago, here are more cars that have departed over the past decade in dwindling or now-dormant segments
You’re not imagining this. There are distinctly fewer options around nowadays for new-car buyers in Australia compared to just 10 years ago. ...Read more
The electrified people mover you've been waiting for? Kia Carnival Hybrid in the works to steal even more sales from Toyota Granvia and Honda Odyssey
The Kia Carnival looks to increase its stranglehold on the people mover segment with incoming 1.6-litre hybrid variant, according to international reports. Read more
Australia's safest electric car? 2022 Kia EV6 nabs coveted safety rating alongside new-gen Mercedes-Benz C-Class
The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has handed out the latest round of crash-test results, with the Kia EV6 and new-generation Mercedes-Benz C-Class scoring big across the board. Read more
An Odyssey resurrection? Honda Australia open a new Kia Carnival and Hyundai Staria rival
Honda Australia's Odyssey might be coming to an end, with the last remaining new models expected to sell out by the end of the year, but the brand is open to a returning to the people-mover segment ...Read more
Where to next for LDV? Plenty of fresh metal available overseas for the challenger brand to take on Ford Ranger Raptor, Kia Carnival and Isuzu MU-X
Plenty of promising product from overseas could help challenger brand LDV conquer more segments in Australia. Read more
The Japanese cars we don't get - but should
As far as automotive ecosystems go, Japan is properly unique. Read more
The ultimate home on wheels? 2023 Volkswagen Crafter Kampervan revealed as new motorhome built with Jayco
The VW Crafter Kampervan is a big new van built with Jayco expertise! Read more
Is this the ultimate glamping car? 2022 Hyundai Staria Lounge Camper is sleek alternative to the Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo and Volkswagen California
Want to explore the great outdoors but not super interested in sleeping in a tent? Hyundai might have the answer.Hyundai has revealed the Staria Lounge Camper for its South Korean home market. Read more
Volkswagen Australia serves up cut-price servicing deals on 2022 Amarok, Caddy, Transporter, Golf, T-Cross and more
Volkswagen Australia has temporarily cut the price of its servicing plans for selected passenger, SUV and light-commercial vehicles.The German giant's Australian arm says it is "proactively ...Read more
Bring back the Toyota Tarago! The Volkswagen ID Buzz has reignited the retro design boom so here are five iconic models that should be brought back to life
Volkswagen has just ripped the covers from its retro-referencing ID Buzz people mover and van.The spunky all-electric bus is a modern take on the iconic Kombi (or Transporter, or Bulli, depending on ...Read more
2022 Mitsubishi ASX, Eclipse Cross, Outlander and Delica get the Ralliart treatment in Japan, but where is the performance-enhanced Triton ute?
Mitsubishi has ramped up its Ralliart accessories offering in its home market, Japan, adding visual packs to the ASX, Eclipse Cross, Outlander and Delica.The Japanese carmaker last year announced the ...Read more
2022 Mercedes-Benz Vito price and features: New turbo-diesel engine option detailed for updated Toyota HiAce, Hyundai Staria-Load and Ford Transit Custom rival
Mercedes-Benz Australia has updated the Vito van and Valente people mover for 2022, with the latter renamed Vito Tourer as part of the changes due in May for both models, which include a new engine ...Read more
The electric Kombi has arrived! 2023 Volkswagen ID Buzz people mover and van revealed with retro exterior design but new zero-emissions power
Volkswagen has brought the Kombi back to life with the reveal of the ID Buzz, a new all-electric model that’s available as a people mover or a van, with the latter dubbed Cargo ...Read more